'''DMOZ''' (from ''directory.mozilla.org'', an earlier domain name
) is a multilingual open content|open-content Web directory|directory
of World Wide Web
links. The site and community who maintain it are also known as the '''Open Directory Project''' ('''ODP'''). It is owned by AOL
but constructed and maintained by a virtual community|community
of volunteer editors.
DMOZ uses a hierarchical Ontology (information science)|ontology
scheme for organizing site listings. Listings on a similar topic are grouped into categories which can then include smaller categories.